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Pressure in one spot of my head that comes and goes?

Pressure in one spot of my head that comes and goes?

Headache.: While a large number of headaches are benign, there are some clinical factors that argue towards testing being done, just to be sure. When one gets a headache always in the same particular spot, we usually like to do some testing - blood tests and MRI of the brain - just to be sure. ...Read more

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Is it common to feel like you have an headache come and go on a very specific spot on your head?

Is it common to feel like you have an headache come and go on a very specific spot on your head?

Pretty common: It is fairly common to have local tenderness with the feeling that a headache is coming from that spot. If you're prone to migraines, then this is extremely common. Nothing to worry about as long as you're not having other symptoms of double vision, trouble speaking, weakness, numbness or tingling in the arms or legs. ...Read more

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What can cause a dark spot on skin?

What can cause a dark spot on skin?

Need to see: Diagnosing skin lesions is almost impossible without seeing them. You need to see your family doctor to diagnose them or a dermatologist. ...Read more

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How do I lighten up a dark spot on my skin?

How do I lighten up a dark spot on my skin?

Lighter skin: For lighter skin – always protect your skin. 1. Use a broad spectrum sun screen with a high SPF. Apply as often as needed. 2. Wears hat or other clothing to protect skin from Sun’s UV rays. 3. Try to avoid mid-day sun. A medication like hydroquinone could be used for a small spot. ...Read more

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How to clean a graphite spot inside the skin?

Unsure: If it is under the skin, can't "clean" it. If solid piece of graphite might be able to remove is surgically in the office. Sorry I could not be of more help. Best of luck with this. Dr R ...Read more

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Why is there a damp wet cold spot on top of my head?

Why is there a damp wet cold spot on top of my head?

Damp spot: Not sure. I don't know of any cases of hyperhydrosis particular to the damp spot on your head.
Perhaps a dermatology follow up may give you the answer you need. ...Read more

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I'm 47 and what seems like a soft spot has come up on my head?

I'm 47 and what seems like a soft spot has come up on my head?

Mushy spot in scalp?: If a soft or mushy spot on the scalp stays for more than 1-2 weeks, it should be evaluated to see why (in case it is some abnormal skin growth or some type of skin cancer). If it lasts only a few days to a week or two, it could just be some temporary pimple, small cyst, or small abscess that drained itself and went back to normal. If all is not back to normal quickly, an exam is needed. ...Read more

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I have brown spot on skin that appeared recently, what to do?

Brown spot: Sorry, but can't diagnose what this brown spot is without assessment. Would need to have an idea of that to make treatment recommendation. ...Read more

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Is it common for a 53 year old to have a soft spot in top of head.?

Is it common for a 53 year old to have a soft spot in top of head.?

No, it's not: Especially if the spot is new and or enlarging with time, I would recommend having your primary doctor take a look at it. It's hard to say anything else without more information. ...Read more

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Why do I have a soft spot on my butt it feels like a hole covered with skin?

Ask your doctor: Can, t tell unless you are examined. Ask your parent to get it checked out by your physician ...Read more

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I had this pain in my head in a particular spot but not anywhere else is that normal?

I had this pain in my head in a particular spot but not anywhere else is that normal?

Likely: You don't quite give enough information here but I can tell you that people who experience headaches often complain about them being in the same spot over and over again so I don't think you are alone in experiencing that. Is it pain that comes over and over again? If so, you may want to see your doctor and discuss with him/her about ways to help get rid of it or manage it better. ...Read more

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Have a spot on the back of my head, does not hurt but has been there for several months.

Have a spot on the back of my head, does not hurt but has been there for several months.

Spot: Hi Harry, it would likely be helpful to see a primary care doctor or a dermatologist to look at the spot. They will be able to give you advice if anything else should be done for you. Hope that helps! ...Read more

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Does everybody get age spot growths on their skin if they are lucky enough to live to be old?

Does everybody get age spot growths on their skin if they are lucky enough to live to be old?

Age spots: These "liver" or "age" spots, o/w called senile or solar lentigines, are very common over 40. Of course with pigmented lesions it is very important to consider more serious, and possibly life-threatening forms such as malignant melanoma. So, always see your dermatologist if a lesion is changing or has any of the warning signs of melanoma- http://www. Ncbi. Nlm. Nih. Gov/pubmedhealth/pmh0001853/. ...Read more

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I had a spot on the top right side of my head that hurt pretty bad like I bumped it but I havent?

Painful spot: Of course it would require a medical exam to determine a cause. Painful spots/lesions in the scalp would most commonly be an inflamed/infected sebaceous cyst. Usually treated with hot packs will help, but occasionally would require incision and drainage. See your doctor and good luck. ...Read more